from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- interj. Used to express a demand for silence.
- transitive v. To demand silence from by saying "shush”: "Simon shushed him quickly as though he had spoken too loudly in church” ( William Golding).
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- v. To be quiet; to keep quiet.
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- v. silence (someone) by uttering `shush!'
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